Floyd Denard Butler


  • 6’0  220lbs
  • Education-  Bacone  College (Muskogee Ok) Bachelors degree in business
  • Grew up in Stockbridge, GA
  • Current residence – Warner , Oklahoma
  • Joined PRCA Professional Rodeo Circuit Association  2009
  • Earned money at 10 of his first 15 professional rodeos
  • Horse name Geronimo Jo (9 year old)
  • Fastest time recorded in Denard’s steerwrestling  career 3.3 seconds (arena record2.9)
  • Denard started riding horses at  four years old in Stockbridge GA  he continued training from middle school through high school with trainer and coach Walt Walden World Champion Cowboy and then to college rodeo to  train with 2x World Champion Steerwrestler Stan Williamson
  • Denard also competes in the  tiedown roping and team roping
  • When Denard is not rodeoing  he enjoys  practicing ,teaching children to ride horses, putting on steeerwrestling schools, working out ,training horses and  watching  rodeos and other sports. Denard is also a therapist (Behavior Health Rehabilitation Specialist )   working with children and adults also he does horse therapy for clients with cerebral palsy  when he is  home.
  • Denard is currently sponsored by Montana Silversmiths the brand of Champions!
  • This  2015 season Denard is hauling with Tom Lewis NFR National Finals Rodeo Qualifier  and Wyatt Smith NFR National Finals Rodeo Qualifier
  • Denard will be competing in 85 to 100 of the largest PRCA Rodeos during the 2015 season
  • Denard’s goals for the 2015 season will be qualifying for the NFR National Finals Rodeo and winning a world championship

 

Professional Highlights

  • PRCA Prairie Circuit finalist   
  • PRCA All American Finalist
  • Top 50 Contestant
  • Steerwrestling Champion Claremore Ok
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion Oakley Utah
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion Lehi Utah
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion Prescott AZ
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion Hugo Ok
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion Odessa TX
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion  Woodward Ok
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Mesquite TX Series Champion
  • Steerwrestling Reserve Champion Stevensville TX
  • Tough Enough to Wear Purple Steerwrestling Champion
  • Mesquite Rodeo series Champion
  • UPRA Finalist United Pro Rodeo Association
  • Kiowa Pioneer Day Steerwrestling  Champion
  • Mike Bush Steerwrestling Champion
  • Goodman Steerwrestling Reserve Champion
  • Roy Duvalls Reserve sterrwrestling Champion
  • Mickey Gee Champion Steerwrestling Champion